Physician Access

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Patient Access Center

1.855.TO ELLIS (1.855.863.5547)

Ellis Medicine’s Patient Access Center makes it easier and faster than ever for physicians to transfer/admit their patients to Ellis.

One call (1.855.863.5547) to our Patient Access Center - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week - activates our dedicated team to:

  • Respond immediately
  • Make necessary arrangements to transfer your patients from acute care and skilled nursing facilities or directly admit from your office
  • Contact an accepting physician
  • Call you to confirm your patient is tucked safely into a bed on the unit

Our Patient Access Center Team

Our specialized team is coordinated by a registered nurse with more than 25 years of acute care experience ranging from emergency and critical care to cardiac care and med/surg.

An RN will answer your call on a recorded line and connect the dots for you.

Physicians - please have the following information available when you call:

  • Your name and contact information
  • Referring physician or hospital’s name and contact information
  • Preferred unit
  • Specialty care or service required


For questions, comments, or to report a problem with this section of our site please contact the Ellis Medicine Information Services Department on 518.243.4445 for instructions.